Bobby Vee

Bobby Vee
1943 - 2016

Bobby Vee  American Singer

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Passed away on 24th October, 2016 aged 73.

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Bobby Vee was previously married to Karen Bergen Velline (1963 - 2015).


American Singer Bobby Vee was born Robert Thomas Velline on 30th April, 1943 in Fargo, North Dakota and passed away on 24th Oct 2016 Rogers, MN aged 73. He is most remembered for 1961 Single "Take Good Care of My Baby. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Bobby Vee is a member of the following lists: American pop singers, American male singers and 1943 births.


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Married1 53 years, 7 months - -
Total1 53 years, 7 months - -


First Name Bobby
Middle Name Thomas
Last Name Vee
Full Name at Birth Robert Thomas Velline
Age 73 (age at death) years
Birthday 30th April, 1943
Birthplace Fargo, North Dakota
Died 24th October, 2016
Place of Death Rogers, MN
Cause of Death complications of Alzheimer's disease.
Buried Saint John the Baptist Parish Cemetery, Collegeville, Stearns County, Minnesota, USA
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame 1961 Single "Take Good Care of My Baby
Music Genre (Text) Pop, Rock And Roll, soft rock
Music Genre Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1959–2012, 1959–2014
Music Style Teen Idols, Brill Building Pop, Early Pop/Rock, AM Pop
Music Mood Sugary, Cheerful, Gentle, Sentimental, Romantic, Earnest, Laid-Back/Mellow, Innocent, Amiable/Good-Natured, Sweet
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, rhythm guitar, bass, piano
Record Label Liberty Records
Official Websites
Father Sydney Ronald Velline
Mother Saima Cecilia Tapanila

Robert Thomas Velline (April 30, 1943 – October 24, 2016), known professionally as Bobby Vee, was an American singer, songwriter and musician who was a teen idol in the early 1960s and also appeared in films. According to Billboard magazine, he had thirty-eight Hot 100 chart hits, ten of which reached the Top 20. He had six gold singles in his career.

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Bobby Vee73 TaurusSinger
Karen Bergen Velline71Spouse


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Jeffery RobertMale3rd January, 196555 years oldKaren Bergen Velline
Thomas PaulMale25th October, 196653 years oldKaren Bergen Velline
Robert BryonMale4th August, 196753 years oldKaren Bergen Velline
Jennifer JoanneFemale31st May, 197248 years oldKaren Bergen Velline


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AndrewNov 3, 2008

I cannot find the Lyrics for Bobby Vee`s "I May Be Gone" anywhere on the net and have searched for hours. anyone have a link to these lyrics?

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